See CALENDAR for upcoming scheduled engagements
A list of common topics covered in workshops, seminars, lecture presentations and talks. If your organization is interested in inviting Yoshiko to speak, teach or write about any of these subjects or similar, please contact us.
staff [at] yoshikowada [dot] com
On shibori: tyeing, stitching, folding, pole wrapping, clamping, are used alone or in combination to resist selective areas on cloth and compressed to resist dyes or chemicals, heat or agitation to create permanent memories on cloth.
On dyeing: working with indigo; shibori and surface design; etc
On kimono: cultural identification; fashion and wear; construction techniques; etc
On Transformation: Material . Magic . Memory: manipulating cloth; working with special silks and wools and polyesters; combining fabrics; dimensional shaping; permanent textures; etc.
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Sustainability in Textile Design & Production